by Paul Bass | Jul 25, 2014 4:11 pm
Yet another special election looms in New Haven—this time for a Board of Alders seat that already went vacant once this year.
by Paul Bass | Jul 21, 2014 8:18 am | Comments (1)
The late Stewart McKinney would do just fine running for office as a Republican in today’s Connecticut, his son insisted. The son has a chance to prove it.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 10, 2014 7:55 am | Comments (6)
Seniors at the Bella Vista complex thanked Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for delivering them rent rebates, then demanded: Where’s that pizza you promised us?
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 4, 2014 9:58 am | Comments (3)
The state should have done its homework before allowing the charter organization known as FUSE to take over low-performing public schools, a Republican gubernatorial candidate said during a New Haven campaign stop.
by Melissa Bailey | Jun 27, 2014 8:19 am | Comments (21)
Less than seven years after he showed up at City Hall as a freshman in “Democracy School,” Marcus Paca has emerged as the most likely candidate to fill a top City Hall position.
by Paul Bass | Jun 26, 2014 7:57 am | Comments (5)
Former Alder Alfreda Edwards, who thought she had retired from elected office for good, has decided to run for her old seat now that Michael Stratton has resigned from it.
by Staff | Jun 23, 2014 2:41 pm | Comments (27)
A freshman alder who emerged as an outspoken opposition figure has resigned his post six months into the term.
by Lucy Gellman | Jun 23, 2014 8:38 am | Comments (11)
One of New Haven’s most frequent guests these days, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, returned to town Sunday afternoon to dispatch troops like Ross Granville Harrison III and Celestino Cordova on a mission of “hand-to-hand combat”: running up his victory margin here even more than in 2010.
by Paul Bass | Jun 11, 2014 4:37 pm | Comments (9)
Yep, that was Tom Foley, Gov. Dannel Malloy’s biggest Republican headache, on the streets of downtown New Haven Wednesday with a microphone in hand and video camera in tow.
by Paul Bass | May 30, 2014 4:11 pm | Comments (1)
Veterans of all sides of more than four decades of impassioned New Haven Democratic Party politics converged on the Quinnipiack Club to pay tribute to a man who is leaving the stage.